Ontario Ministry of Indigenous Affairs
Tom Zach is director of communications at the Ontario Ministry of Indigenous Affairs. Appointed to the role in 2020, he oversees and provides communications services and counsel to ministry policy and program areas, senior management and the Minister’s Office.
Previously, Zach had been the director of communications and marketing at the Ontario Ministry of Labour (now the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development) since 2006, except for a one-and-a-half-year secondment as director of government and stakeholder relations at the Public Services Health and Safety Association (PSHSA). At PSHSA, he helped the association build stronger relationships with employee and employer voting-member organizations and enhance its profile and reputation as an innovative leader within Ontario’s occupational health and safety system.
Zach has worked as a communications professional within the public and private sectors for over 30 years. He has also worked with the Technical Standards & Safety Authority, the former Ontario Ministries of Consumer and Commercial Relations, Correctional Services and Northern Development and Mines, and Cabinet Office Communications.